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Pathfinder Tales Subscriber

Naked felicitations!

Osirion

Pathfinder Adventure Path Subscriber

tosses a bottle of homebrewed beer onto the ground near Mairkurion, and tugs on the attached string to get it moving

Silver Crusade

Treppa wrote:
Celestial Healer wrote:
Treppa - did you get your leg checked out? You should, because if there is any serious injury there, you may need a doctor's report for insurance purposes. Hope you are feeling better.

Nope, no checkup, but knee and hip feel much better today than yesterday. I mentioned it on both insurance reports just in case it was all swoll up like a punkin today. No such luck. My knees are so bad an examining doc would probably tell the poor guy he owed me two replacements. Hey, wait.....

How is your westward-ho thing going?

Did you call me a ho?

Honestly, it's not going all that well right now. I've been trying to get interviews with no luck. We'd like to have something in place before moving, but if we wait much longer, our window my close. (We've been planning on staying with my brother for a little while, but his wife has a baby on the way, so that's a pretty firm deadline.)

Silver Crusade

Mairkurion {tm} wrote:
Naked felicitations!

Were you singing it Marilyn Monroe style?

Silver Crusade

Morning all. What did I miss?


Celestial Healer wrote:
Mairkurion {tm} wrote:
Naked felicitations!
Were you singing it Marilyn Monroe style?

Chuck Norris once ate an entire birthday cake before someone told him there was a stripper inside it.


Mairkurion {tm} wrote:
So, there's this guy that bugs the bejeebers out of me. You all know who and why. Well, he recently posted a picture of himself online, hugging his newly acquired copy of Ultimate Magic. He looked so happy, like a great big, innocent kid. Made me think, maybe I should strive to be a little more tolerant of people who bug the bejeebers out of me. Maybe the whole world just needs a copy of Ultimate Magic to hug. If that's the case, all I need is enough Sharpies to go mark out "Magus" and write "Warlock" in all of them.

When I saw that photo of which you speak, I knew there was no divine justice in this world and thus my philosophical position was assured.


Happy Birthday, Moff and Justin. :)


The Eldritch Mr. Shiny wrote:
Bitter Thorn wrote:
Does anyone just drink plain black coffee any more besides me?
Just you, me, and Rollins.

It slipped my mind that Chuck Biscuits was in Black Flag as well as Danzig. Talk about Six Degrees ....


Spanky the Leprechaun wrote:
Emperor7 wrote:
Thanks. I must admit however, that I have had many failures on my part. I'll learn from this one though! :)

I read this cool story, the jist was "parenthood is a long chain of failures...."

Seems that way a lot. People say it gets better.

Daughter flipped last nite back into her angry/sad funk. Before that the weekend was great. I think she stresses herself out getting ready for school and the source of most of her angst. I'm going to try and get her to realize that reducing some of her stimuli in the evening can be a good thing for the brain and mood. ie. lay off the FB and texting whilst playing video games or watching TV.

She'd benefit from therapy, but I need to convince her of that. Without necessarily rushing to meds. There is no magic pill. She seems to believe there is.


lynora wrote:
Happy Birthday, Moff and Justin. :)

+1

Andoran

Emperor7 wrote:
Spanky the Leprechaun wrote:
Emperor7 wrote:
Thanks. I must admit however, that I have had many failures on my part. I'll learn from this one though! :)

I read this cool story, the jist was "parenthood is a long chain of failures...."

Seems that way a lot. People say it gets better.

Daughter flipped last nite back into her angry/sad funk. Before that the weekend was great. I think she stresses herself out getting ready for school and the source of most of her angst. I'm going to try and get her to realize that reducing some of her stimuli in the evening can be a good thing for the brain and mood. ie. lay off the FB and texting whilst playing video games or watching TV.

She'd benefit from therapy, but I need to convince her of that. Without necessarily rushing to meds. There is no magic pill. She seems to believe there is.

Mmm... Pez

Seriously, though, I hope everything works out for the best. It took me until halfway through college to realize that I'd been clinically depressed from around seventh grade until then.


Pathfinder Adventure Path, Campaign Setting, Companion, Modules, Roleplaying Game, Tales Subscriber

Thanks for all of the birthday wishes!! Check out my facebook page for some of the fun videos from Saturday night involving explosives.


Ashe Ravenheart wrote:
Emperor7 wrote:
Spanky the Leprechaun wrote:
Emperor7 wrote:
Thanks. I must admit however, that I have had many failures on my part. I'll learn from this one though! :)

I read this cool story, the jist was "parenthood is a long chain of failures...."

Seems that way a lot. People say it gets better.

Daughter flipped last nite back into her angry/sad funk. Before that the weekend was great. I think she stresses herself out getting ready for school and the source of most of her angst. I'm going to try and get her to realize that reducing some of her stimuli in the evening can be a good thing for the brain and mood. ie. lay off the FB and texting whilst playing video games or watching TV.

She'd benefit from therapy, but I need to convince her of that. Without necessarily rushing to meds. There is no magic pill. She seems to believe there is.

Mmm... Pez

Seriously, though, I hope everything works out for the best. It took me until halfway through college to realize that I'd been clinically depressed from around seventh grade until then.

Sad thing is that she, and some 'friends' have already convinced her that she is also bi-polar as well as depressed. And pills will make it all better. I'm saying let's start with therapy and see what they say.

Andoran

Emperor7 wrote:
lynora wrote:
Happy Birthday, Moff and Justin. :)
+1

+2

Andoran

Emperor7 wrote:
Ashe Ravenheart wrote:
Emperor7 wrote:
Spanky the Leprechaun wrote:
Emperor7 wrote:
Thanks. I must admit however, that I have had many failures on my part. I'll learn from this one though! :)

I read this cool story, the jist was "parenthood is a long chain of failures...."

Seems that way a lot. People say it gets better.

Daughter flipped last nite back into her angry/sad funk. Before that the weekend was great. I think she stresses herself out getting ready for school and the source of most of her angst. I'm going to try and get her to realize that reducing some of her stimuli in the evening can be a good thing for the brain and mood. ie. lay off the FB and texting whilst playing video games or watching TV.

She'd benefit from therapy, but I need to convince her of that. Without necessarily rushing to meds. There is no magic pill. She seems to believe there is.

Mmm... Pez

Seriously, though, I hope everything works out for the best. It took me until halfway through college to realize that I'd been clinically depressed from around seventh grade until then.

Sad thing is that she, and some 'friends' have already convinced her that she is also bi-polar as well as depressed. And pills will make it all better. I'm saying let's start with therapy and see what they say.

/sigh. As someone who has a psych degree I whole heartedly agree and am a little distressed. It is one thing to talk to friends and get some advice. It is a whole nother deal to get diagnoses from them. You really should only get them from a trained professional. I wish you the best and hope things work out with your daughter.


BluePigeon wrote:

Anyone know where I can find a free .rar file for download?

I need a copy for some Shadows of Amn modification files.r

Something that'll open/uncompress a RAR, or something that'll let you compress files as a RAR?

If you just need to open/uncompress RARs, use 7-Zip. As bulletproof as a Windows program can get, and it's 100% free open-source software.

If you need to compress files in a RAR, you're pretty much limited to WinRAR. Unfortunately, after 30 days, the trial version expires.


Happy Birthday Moff and Justin!!!!!!! (((Hugs)))

Osirion

Solnes wrote:
Happy Birthday Moff and Justin!!!!!!! (((Hugs)))

Thank you.

Today (and for the next year) -- I am the answer to life the universe and everything.

Andoran

Ambrosia Slaad wrote:
BluePigeon wrote:

Anyone know where I can find a free .rar file for download?

I need a copy for some Shadows of Amn modification files.r

Something that'll open/uncompress a RAR, or something that'll let you compress files as a RAR?

If you just need to open/uncompress RARs, use 7-Zip. As bulletproof as a Windows program can get, and it's 100% free open-source software.

If you need to compress files in a RAR, you're pretty much limited to WinRAR. Unfortunately, after 30 days, the trial version expires.

Depending on where you get WinRar you can just click No Thanks and it'll still work after the 30 days.


Madclaw wrote:


/sigh. As someone who has a psych degree I whole heartedly agree and am a little distressed. It is one thing to talk to friends and get some advice. It is a whole other deal to get diagnoses from them. You really should only get them from a trained professional. I wish you the best and hope things work out with your daughter.

Thanks. Distressed. That seems to describe my wife and my lives lately.

Can you suggest any books that might help? Either us or our daughter. I've already told her that my insurance covers therapy, and it would be done out of the school environment, but she has yet to warm up to it. Also, beyond the stimulus junkie problem she is an attention-hound. She gets angry if she feels people are 'ignoring' her, which leads to her friends to avoid her. Self-fulfilling prophecy. It's almost a constant need for interaction, and constant need to be 'doing' something. She is non-stop. I'm trying to get her to realize that down time can be a good thing.


Moff Rimmer wrote:
Solnes wrote:
Happy Birthday Moff and Justin!!!!!!! (((Hugs)))

Thank you.

Today (and for the next year) -- I am the answer to life the universe and everything.

That's one helluva birthday gift!

(Also, this thread confuses me. Is it like the Facebook of Paizo?)


*grumbles and slinks back into the thread*

Sorry, been a crazy week...two weeks? I forget. How's everyone doing? What have I missed? I saw some birthdays, but that was over 1,000 posts ago.

Andoran

Emperor7 wrote:
Madclaw wrote:


/sigh. As someone who has a psych degree I whole heartedly agree and am a little distressed. It is one thing to talk to friends and get some advice. It is a whole other deal to get diagnoses from them. You really should only get them from a trained professional. I wish you the best and hope things work out with your daughter.

Thanks. Distressed. That seems to describe my wife and my lives lately.

Can you suggest any books that might help? Either us or our daughter. I've already told her that my insurance covers therapy, and it would be done out of the school environment, but she has yet to warm up to it. Also, beyond the stimulus junkie problem she is an attention-hound. She gets angry if she feels people are 'ignoring' her, which leads to her friends to avoid her. Self-fulfilling prophecy. It's almost a constant need for interaction, and constant need to be 'doing' something. She is non-stop. I'm trying to get her to realize that down time can be a good thing.

I admit my degree in psych is just a bachelors degree, but I focused in counseling. I can't think of any books off hand without knowing the whole situation. I would potentially suggest getting a consultation with a counselor and potentially see what they suggest. You could also take your daughter to the consulation and see how things go.

Andoran

Pathfinder Battles Case Subscriber
Tequila Sunrise wrote:
(Also, this thread confuses me. Is it like the Facebook of Paizo?)

An excellent question!


Emperor7 wrote:
Madclaw wrote:


/sigh. As someone who has a psych degree I whole heartedly agree and am a little distressed. It is one thing to talk to friends and get some advice. It is a whole other deal to get diagnoses from them. You really should only get them from a trained professional. I wish you the best and hope things work out with your daughter.

Thanks. Distressed. That seems to describe my wife and my lives lately.

Can you suggest any books that might help? Either us or our daughter. I've already told her that my insurance covers therapy, and it would be done out of the school environment, but she has yet to warm up to it. Also, beyond the stimulus junkie problem she is an attention-hound. She gets angry if she feels people are 'ignoring' her, which leads to her friends to avoid her. Self-fulfilling prophecy. It's almost a constant need for interaction, and constant need to be 'doing' something. She is non-stop. I'm trying to get her to realize that down time can be a good thing.

She sounds a lot like my little sister. If it helps, my little sister doesn't throw crazy tantrums anymore and has a pretty normal life. Still doesn't sit still ever, but what am I going to say, I'm just as bad. :)

But yes, therapy is important. Even if medication is warranted, therapy can make all the difference when it comes to forming strategies to deal with it when emotions are spiraling out of control. Good luck. I know that this is a difficult process. And good for you for being there to help and encourage throughout this process.


Tequila Sunrise wrote:
Moff Rimmer wrote:
Solnes wrote:
Happy Birthday Moff and Justin!!!!!!! (((Hugs)))

Thank you.

Today (and for the next year) -- I am the answer to life the universe and everything.

That's one helluva birthday gift!

(Also, this thread confuses me. Is it like the Facebook of Paizo?)

Yeah, that's probably a good way of putting it. :)

Andoran

lynora wrote:
Tequila Sunrise wrote:
Moff Rimmer wrote:
Solnes wrote:
Happy Birthday Moff and Justin!!!!!!! (((Hugs)))

Thank you.

Today (and for the next year) -- I am the answer to life the universe and everything.

That's one helluva birthday gift!

(Also, this thread confuses me. Is it like the Facebook of Paizo?)

Yeah, that's probably a good way of putting it. :)

Nah, we're much cooler than Facebook.


Pathfinder Adventure Path Charter Subscriber; Pathfinder Companion Subscriber
Ambrosia Slaad wrote:
BluePigeon wrote:

Anyone know where I can find a free .rar file for download?

I need a copy for some Shadows of Amn modification files.r

Something that'll open/uncompress a RAR, or something that'll let you compress files as a RAR?

If you just need to open/uncompress RARs, use 7-Zip. As bulletproof as a Windows program can get, and it's 100% free open-source software.

If you need to compress files in a RAR, you're pretty much limited to WinRAR. Unfortunately, after 30 days, the trial version expires.

Thanks Ambrosia. You're my favorite Slaad. Egg me anytime. :)

Andoran

Studpuffin wrote:
lynora wrote:
Tequila Sunrise wrote:
Moff Rimmer wrote:
Solnes wrote:
Happy Birthday Moff and Justin!!!!!!! (((Hugs)))

Thank you.

Today (and for the next year) -- I am the answer to life the universe and everything.

That's one helluva birthday gift!

(Also, this thread confuses me. Is it like the Facebook of Paizo?)

Yeah, that's probably a good way of putting it. :)
Nah, we're much cooler than Facebook.

+1

Osirion

I felt something... As if millions of voices suddenly cried out in terror and were suddenly silenced...

Spoiler:
We had a massive data migration today. Yeah, it's been fun already. Happy Birthday to me...


lynora wrote:
Tequila Sunrise wrote:
Moff Rimmer wrote:
Solnes wrote:
Happy Birthday Moff and Justin!!!!!!! (((Hugs)))

Thank you.

Today (and for the next year) -- I am the answer to life the universe and everything.

That's one helluva birthday gift!

(Also, this thread confuses me. Is it like the Facebook of Paizo?)

Yeah, that's probably a good way of putting it. :)

explodes

Cheliax

Pathfinder Battles Case Subscriber; Pathfinder Deluxe Comics Subscriber; Pathfinder Adventure Path, Campaign Setting, Companion, Modules, Roleplaying Game, Tales Subscriber
Freehold DM wrote:
lynora wrote:
Tequila Sunrise wrote:
Moff Rimmer wrote:
Solnes wrote:
Happy Birthday Moff and Justin!!!!!!! (((Hugs)))

Thank you.

Today (and for the next year) -- I am the answer to life the universe and everything.

That's one helluva birthday gift!

(Also, this thread confuses me. Is it like the Facebook of Paizo?)

Yeah, that's probably a good way of putting it. :)
explodes

Actually that's almost exactly what it is. Sorry Freehold but the truth is the truth.


Jeremy Mcgillan wrote:
Freehold DM wrote:
lynora wrote:
Tequila Sunrise wrote:
Moff Rimmer wrote:
Solnes wrote:
Happy Birthday Moff and Justin!!!!!!! (((Hugs)))

Thank you.

Today (and for the next year) -- I am the answer to life the universe and everything.

That's one helluva birthday gift!

(Also, this thread confuses me. Is it like the Facebook of Paizo?)

Yeah, that's probably a good way of putting it. :)
explodes
Actually that's almost exactly what it is. Sorry Freehold but the truth is the truth.

explodes further

Osirion

Freehold DM wrote:
Jeremy Mcgillan wrote:
Freehold DM wrote:
lynora wrote:
Tequila Sunrise wrote:
Moff Rimmer wrote:
Solnes wrote:
Happy Birthday Moff and Justin!!!!!!! (((Hugs)))

Thank you.

Today (and for the next year) -- I am the answer to life the universe and everything.

That's one helluva birthday gift!

(Also, this thread confuses me. Is it like the Facebook of Paizo?)

Yeah, that's probably a good way of putting it. :)
explodes
Actually that's almost exactly what it is. Sorry Freehold but the truth is the truth.
explodes further

Wait, you're not actually on FB? Who am I actually friends with?

Silver Crusade

Moff Rimmer wrote:
Freehold DM wrote:
Jeremy Mcgillan wrote:
Freehold DM wrote:
lynora wrote:
Tequila Sunrise wrote:
Moff Rimmer wrote:
Solnes wrote:
Happy Birthday Moff and Justin!!!!!!! (((Hugs)))

Thank you.

Today (and for the next year) -- I am the answer to life the universe and everything.

That's one helluva birthday gift!

(Also, this thread confuses me. Is it like the Facebook of Paizo?)

Yeah, that's probably a good way of putting it. :)
explodes
Actually that's almost exactly what it is. Sorry Freehold but the truth is the truth.
explodes further
Wait, you're not actually on FB? Who am I actually friends with?

Joss Whedon runs that account.


Celestial Healer wrote:
Moff Rimmer wrote:
Freehold DM wrote:
Jeremy Mcgillan wrote:
Freehold DM wrote:
lynora wrote:
Tequila Sunrise wrote:
Moff Rimmer wrote:
Solnes wrote:
Happy Birthday Moff and Justin!!!!!!! (((Hugs)))

Thank you.

Today (and for the next year) -- I am the answer to life the universe and everything.

That's one helluva birthday gift!

(Also, this thread confuses me. Is it like the Facebook of Paizo?)

Yeah, that's probably a good way of putting it. :)
explodes
Actually that's almost exactly what it is. Sorry Freehold but the truth is the truth.
explodes further
Wait, you're not actually on FB? Who am I actually friends with?
Joss Whedon runs that account.

I'm only holding it until he decides too come to the light. It's the least I can do for my biggest fan!!!


Pathfinder Adventure Path, Campaign Setting, Companion, Modules, Roleplaying Game, Tales Subscriber
Freehold DM wrote:
Jeremy Mcgillan wrote:
Freehold DM wrote:
lynora wrote:
Tequila Sunrise wrote:
Moff Rimmer wrote:
Solnes wrote:
Happy Birthday Moff and Justin!!!!!!! (((Hugs)))

Thank you.

Today (and for the next year) -- I am the answer to life the universe and everything.

That's one helluva birthday gift!

(Also, this thread confuses me. Is it like the Facebook of Paizo?)

Yeah, that's probably a good way of putting it. :)
explodes
Actually that's almost exactly what it is. Sorry Freehold but the truth is the truth.
explodes further

So by being a member of FaWTL, FHDM is really already on FB?

Cheliax

Pathfinder Battles Case Subscriber; Pathfinder Deluxe Comics Subscriber; Pathfinder Adventure Path, Campaign Setting, Companion, Modules, Roleplaying Game, Tales Subscriber
Justin Franklin wrote:
Freehold DM wrote:
Jeremy Mcgillan wrote:
Freehold DM wrote:
lynora wrote:
Tequila Sunrise wrote:
Moff Rimmer wrote:
Solnes wrote:
Happy Birthday Moff and Justin!!!!!!! (((Hugs)))

Thank you.

Today (and for the next year) -- I am the answer to life the universe and everything.

That's one helluva birthday gift!

(Also, this thread confuses me. Is it like the Facebook of Paizo?)

Yeah, that's probably a good way of putting it. :)
explodes
Actually that's almost exactly what it is. Sorry Freehold but the truth is the truth.
explodes further

So by being a member of FaWTL, FHDM is really already on FB?

I think so, cause he does have a facebook page though.


Emperor7 wrote:
Sad thing is that she, and some 'friends' have already convinced her that she is also bi-polar as well as depressed. And pills will make it all better. I'm saying let's start with therapy and see what they say.

Save us from internet psychologists! Nobody worth their salt is going to hand out pills like candy. The diagnosis requires meetings and discussions, so that might help lay the groundwork for therapy. If you call around to make appointments, see if they are therapy-focused rather than drug-focused. Not that meds are useless, but serious treatment involves a combo of talking/behavioral and drug therapies.


Moff Rimmer wrote:

I felt something... As if millions of voices suddenly cried out in terror and were suddenly silenced...

** spoiler omitted **

Happy birthday anyhow.


Welcome back, nathan. I though perhaps you kidnapped Lindisty - haven't seen her around much, either.

Leafy is probably getting pruned right around now. Hope that all goes well. At the very least, it explains why he is quieter than usual.

Freehold, hope things are improving on the homefront. CH, your life sounds a bit scary. Good luck to all.


Bitter Thorn wrote:
Moff Rimmer wrote:

I felt something... As if millions of voices suddenly cried out in terror and were suddenly silenced...

** spoiler omitted **

Happy birthday anyhow.

Oh yeah! And if you need cheering up on your birthday, remember that you're not the oldest Fawtl, even now.


Joss Whedon wrote:
Celestial Healer wrote:
Moff Rimmer wrote:
Freehold DM wrote:
Jeremy Mcgillan wrote:
Freehold DM wrote:
lynora wrote:
Tequila Sunrise wrote:
Moff Rimmer wrote:
Solnes wrote:
Happy Birthday Moff and Justin!!!!!!! (((Hugs)))

Thank you.

Today (and for the next year) -- I am the answer to life the universe and everything.

That's one helluva birthday gift!

(Also, this thread confuses me. Is it like the Facebook of Paizo?)

Yeah, that's probably a good way of putting it. :)
explodes
Actually that's almost exactly what it is. Sorry Freehold but the truth is the truth.
explodes further
Wait, you're not actually on FB? Who am I actually friends with?
Joss Whedon runs that account.
I'm only holding it until he decides too come to the light. It's the least I can do for my biggest fan!!!

explodes, then implodes, then explodes again, creating a mini big bang that results in life in a few gazillion years


Brr. They shut the boilers off on Saturday. So naturally the last couple of days have been really cold. And rainy so it's that wet cold that kinda seeps into everything. I'm thinking I might go to a coffee shop to warm up.

Qadira

I missed too much and have not the time nor inclination to go back and read it today.

If I missed anything please let me know.

Did the pet shop finally go out of business? Did we finally put down that rabid dog?

Qadira

Happy Birthday Moff!

Qadira

Happy Birthday Justin!


Freehold DM wrote:


explodes, then implodes, then explodes again, creating a mini big bang that results in life in a few gazillion years

In an effort to head off Freehold's aneurysm, TS changes the subject.

Does anyone know anything about holiday trends and foreign calendars? I'm writing setting details for a homebrew that just happens to have 365.25 days per year. [Read: stuff my players will likely never ever care about ;)] I know that all cultures tend to have similar major holidays around the same times every year. (Christmas, Hanukkah, etc.) But I'm not much into holidays myself, and all I know is the Roman calendar.


Pathfinder Tales Subscriber

Geez...still waiting in the prep room. Dr is running late from previous surgery. :-(

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